BE AN AGENT OF CHANGE
Equal access to life-sustaining resources—such as health, education, food, employment, a clean environment, legal protection from discrimination, and economic opportunity—is vital if society and its individuals are to thrive.=
More than ever, the world needs effective leaders who are prepared to engage with the complex social challenges that impact our communities, social institutions, health, and environment.
Southwest Center for Human Relations Studies
The Southwest Center for Human Relations Studies (SWCHRS) is devoted to studying and resolving human conflict while promoting understanding and cooperation among people of different racial, ethnic, religious, and economic backgrounds. SWCHRS is also home to the National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in American Higher Education (NCORE), the leading and most comprehensive national forum on issues of race and ethnicity in higher education.
The NCORE® conference series constitutes the leading and most comprehensive national forum on issues of race and ethnicity in American higher education. The conference focuses on the complex task of creating and sustaining comprehensive institutional change designed to improve racial and ethnic relations on campus and to expand opportunities for educational access and success by culturally diverse, traditionally underrepresented populations.